Real Estate Market Update for Island County, WA
Welcome to March's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was up 7% from one year earlier, and down 6% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 440-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 16%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 350-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 32% year-over-year, and increased 3% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Island County, WA

Area Information for Island County, WA
  • Population: 86,399
  • Median Age: 45.54 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 27 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 414/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 20.74%
  • Closest Airport: Snohomish County (paine Field)
  • Closest College: Brandman University-whidbey Island
  • Closest Jr. College: Nw School Of Wooden Boatbuilding
  • Median Household Income: $70,875
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $495,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Everett Aquasox (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 66.15%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Island County, WA
Median Age: 45.54 Married: 50% Number of Households: 36,252 Households with Children: 8,029
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Island County, WA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating
      Elger Bay Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-5 2
      Utsalady Elementary School 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3
      Camano Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten 8.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0
      Coupeville Middle School 9.2 mi Public 6-8 4
      Coupeville High School 9.2 mi Public 9-12 4
      The Ebey School 9.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0
      Coupeville Elementary School 9.4 mi Public K-5 4
      South Whidbey Intermediate School 9.6 mi Public K-4 3
      Island Christian Academy 9.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0
      South Whidbey Academy 9.7 mi Public K-12 2
      South Whidbey Special Services 9.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0
      South Whidbey Middle School 10.1 mi Public 7-8 3
      South Whidbey High School 10.1 mi Public 7-12 5
      Whidbey Island Waldorf School 11.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0
      Bible Baptist Church School 12.2 mi Private 1-12 0
      Toddler Learning Center 12.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0
      Der Kinderhuis Montessori 12.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-4 0
      Crescent Harbor Elementary School 12.7 mi Public K-4 2
      Oak Harbor Elementary School 12.8 mi Public K-4 3
      Whidbey Christian School 12.8 mi Private 3-8 0
      Olympic View Elementary School 12.9 mi Public K-4 1
      Oak Harbor Intermediate School 12.9 mi Public 5-6 0
      North Whidbey Middle School 13.0 mi Public 7-8 3
      Homeconnection 13.0 mi Public K-12 1
      Special Education 13.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0
      Oak Harbor Christian School 13.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0
      North Whidbey Christian High School 13.0 mi Private 9-12 0
      Broadview Elementary School 13.1 mi Public K-4 4
      North Whidbey Kids Academy 13.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL- 0
      Igrad Academy 13.7 mi Public 9-12 0
      Oak Harbor High School 13.7 mi Public 9-12 3
      Hillcrest Elementary School 13.7 mi Public K-4 4
      Oak Harbor Virtual Academy 15.3 mi Public K-12 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area.
      Local Weather for Island County, WA
        Data powered by Attom Data Solutions. Copyright© 2022. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
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